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Contemporary Examples of wenceslas
The international media had been waiting on Wenceslas Square since early afternoon.How Havel Inspired the Velvet Revolution
December 6, 2014
Historical Examples of wenceslas
Wenceslas had meanwhile attempted to redeem his promise to Hus.
It was published by Wenceslas Hanka in 1824, and was greatly admired.
And there could be no doubt of its authenticity, coming as it did from a tool of Wenceslas himself.
What that claim might accomplish if laid before Wenceslas, he shuddered to think.
Then I will send these bills, or such part as we deem wise, to Wenceslas.
masc. proper name, from Medieval Latin Venceslaus (modern Czech Vaclav), from Old Czech Veceslavu, literally "having greater glory," from Slavic *vetye- "greater" + *-slavu "fame, glory," from PIE *klou-, from root *kle- "to hear" (see listen).